Dec 13, 2012 11:30pm PST
, my guest san advocate for the poor. please welcome sister simone campbell. (cheers and applause) hello, thank you so much for coming back. good to see you. >> thank you, good to see you. >> now sister you were here once before. >> that's right. >> during the campaign. you and your fellow or sistronuns got on a bus watch. did you call this bus. >> nunns on the bus. >> it was an obvious cois. >> could have been nuns on a helicopter,. >> we couldn't afford that. >> okay. >> we are a low budget operation. >> that is because are you advocating for the poor. >> that's right. >> stephen: if you advocate for rich people you get a private jet. >> but we don't stand with jesus if that happens. >> jon: what are you talking about, jesus wants me to prosper. >> but jesus invite you to the major, to the side of the poor. >> stephen: hold it right there, nunsy, hold it right there okay. stop stampeding me with your appeal to the jesus it is christmastime. >> it is. >> stephen: why do we have to talk about the poor. keep it light it is a happy time of the year. >> that's exactly what jess sus a
Dec 21, 2012 3:00am PST
assembly, now congresswoman from southern california. in the next hour, sister simone campbell nuns on the bus is going to be here in the studio as well. but first. >> this is the full court press >> dan: on this friday, other things you need to know before you head out the door. another honor for michael fops the 22 time olympic medalism named the associated press male athlete of the year for the second time. he beat out nba star lebron james for that title. he is only the second olymme an to get the award twice. the other, runner carl lewis. >> his performance at the summer olympics >> dan: he deserves it. mitt romney is not transitioning to become president but the fedsshelled out a significant amount of cash to prepare if the election had a different income. time magazine found out romney's campaign legally used almost $9 million of federal funds under the presidential transition act for pretransition preparation like securing a building for two and a half million dollar and the other six or seven million on communecations equipment and furniture.
Dec 21, 2012 9:00am PST
sister simone campbell had a big 2012. we'll talk to sister sam own about faith, community, and fairness when she joins us next on "now." [ british accent ] i host a book club. so sexy... vaga had no tolerance for such dastardly deeds. finally... [ male announcer ] when you combine creamy velveeta with zesty rotel tomatoes and green chilies, you get a bowl of queso that makes even this get-together better. >>> mitt romney and paul ryan are correct when they say that each individual should be responsible but their budget goes astray in not acknowledging that we are responsible not only for ourselves and our immediate family. rather, our faith strongly affirms that we are all responsible for one another. >> many at the democratic national convention and around the country by talking about the need for americans to come together. now a week after the shooting in newtown, connecticut, many people are thinking about what that means. in the tragedy's wake, of course, president obama reminded the nation about americans' duty to help one another in difficult times. >> this job of keeping our chi
Dec 4, 2012 6:00am PST
nutter and representative robert brady. joining me now is sister simone campbell. thank you, sister, for joining us this morning. >> glad to be with you, carol. >> i wondered what you felt about mayor booker's exercise. what do you think? is he doing the right thing? >> i think anything that brings attention of ordinary folks to the struggle of people, low-income neem our society, this probably is a step forward. i think he will find it quite challenging. when we were in milwaukee during a tour, our bus tour, we discov discovered a man and his wife and two kids who used food stamps for breakfast and lunch during summertime when the kids aren't in school. and what billy told me was that having a 14-year-old child, a boy, who is growing and eats everything in sight, the only way they can do it, to try to keep him fed, is then come into the evening to st. benedict's dining room because billy's salary is only enough to keep a roof over their head and keep them from being homeless. i think mayor booker's trying to bring attention, shine a spotlight on this issue is probably a step forwar
Dec 18, 2012 9:00am PST
by the washington post, the huffington post brian grim and eric baits and sister simone campbell. until then, find us at facebook.com/now with alex. andrea mitchell reports is coming up next. good afternoon, andrea. >> good afternoon, alex. coming up next, our exclusive interview with house democratic leader nancy pelosi. we'll talk about gun control and get her reaction to speaker boehner's so-called plan b. also, the power of the presidency when it comes to the fiscal cliff negotiations. with former clinton white house chief of staff jonathan esta. richard bloomenthal on how big city mayors are trying to get assault weapons off their streets, and our friend and colleague richard engel safely out of syria. a lot coming up next. andrea richel reports. stay with us. with scottrader streaming quotes, any way you want. fully customize it for your trading process -- from thought to trade, on every screen. and all in real time. which makes it just like having your own trading floor, right at your fingertips. [ rodger ] at scottrade, seven dollar trades are just the start. try our easy-to-use scottrader
Dec 19, 2012 8:00am PST
simone campbell joins us for a discussion on faith, fairness, and community. all of that when "now" starts after the break. and cut! very good. people are always asking me how we make these geico adverts. so we're taking you behind the scenes. this coffee cup, for example, is computer animated. it's not real. geico's customer satisfaction is quite real though. this computer-animated coffee tastes dreadful. geico. 15 minutes could save you 15 % or more on car insurance. someone get me a latte will ya, please?